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Thread: How to get into academia without a PhD?

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02-Feb-17, 14:58
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posted about 3 months ago
A year on, and I wonder how the glittering academic career *sans PhD* is going :D

Thread: How to get into academia without a PhD?

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03-Dec-15, 15:01
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posted about 2 years ago
I think you should grow up; on the assumption you *do* want to be taken seriously. Your current behaviour is rather bizarre.

Thread: Survey for Dissertation $30 drawing: UK Participants preferred or participants between 18-35

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03-Dec-15, 12:06
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posted about 2 years ago
Done, good luck.

Thread: Taking the leap of faith.

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03-Dec-15, 12:01
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posted about 2 years ago
AOE26; I thought Dan Ackroyd said, 'fear- that's the other guy's problem' ;)

Thread: Success! Thanks to all :)

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03-Dec-15, 11:59
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posted about 2 years ago
Excellent news- on both the viva and the vino!

Thread: How to get into academia without a PhD?

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03-Dec-15, 11:58
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posted about 2 years ago
Quote From lentax2:
I don't see how an intelligent person can make this analogy.


Which does rather tell us everything we need to know about your prospects in academia.

Thread: How to get into academia without a PhD?

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02-Dec-15, 16:39
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posted about 2 years ago
To put it another way: it is akin to thinking that if you spend long enough watching the racing, then eventually you can be Frankie Dettori.

Thread: How to get into academia without a PhD?

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02-Dec-15, 11:21
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posted about 2 years ago
Thank you bewildered: I think that as far as the original post is concerned, that, as they say, is that.

Thanks also for the reminder about dcscience though- it's great reading even for (or perhaps, especially for) non-science types.

Thread: Is it worth doing a PhD?

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02-Dec-15, 10:58
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posted about 2 years ago
Hugh forgot to add 'or if you just *want* to' :)

Thread: Parking possibilities-University of Sheffield!!

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01-Dec-15, 14:52
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Thread: How to get into academia without a PhD?

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01-Dec-15, 14:06
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Quote From bewildered:
.I also wonder whether you have a realistic idea of what an academic job entails?


Reckon someone's been reading 'Lucky Jim'...? ;)

Thread: US Citizens needed [Survey for Master thesis - $20 voucher]

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01-Dec-15, 12:39
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posted about 2 years ago
"What is the most important aspect for you when choosing your means of
transportation for vocational travelling?"

...safety???

Thread: How long to edit a PhD?

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30-Nov-15, 16:33
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@Hugh, wishful thinking re. September, it's due in April!


Yes... I expect he was going by 'and have provisionally agreed on a hand-in date of September 2016.'

Thread: How long to edit a PhD?

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30-Nov-15, 15:59
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posted about 2 years ago
Four months of that will be getting Mendeley to work :)

Thread: PhD or Job

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29-Nov-15, 14:24
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posted about 2 years ago
Interesting that people who have done / are doing the doctorate are advising against such a course.
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